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Dr. Douglas Pleskow, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Pleskow

Beth Israel Deaconess Med GI

110 Francis St Ste 8E Boston, MA 02215

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Dr. Douglas Pleskow, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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(617) 632-8623

Dr. Pleskow accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pleskow's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Esophageal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pleskow treats Esophageal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pleskow treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pleskow treats Abdominal Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pleskow treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pleskow treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pleskow treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pleskow's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Pleskow, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1987
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1983
Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1982
University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
Medical School
1987
1985
1983
1982

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Dr. Pleskow's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pleskow

4.3

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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(10)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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1 Star
7.142857142857143%
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The guy is the best dr I have. Saved my from cancer twice. I have 30+ scopes and never an issue. Really worked with me to keep me living a normal life.
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Dr. Was very compassionate and explained the procedure before and after, recommended the surgeon who would be doing the next procedure. Absolutely trust him.
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